An ex-English lecturer drifted into the world of films through a series of happy accidents. Regular contributor to London-based South Asian Cinema as member of its editorial board. Columnist on current cinema for Man’s World. Contributing to Frontline, the Hindu, Cinema in India the NFDC quarterly, Zee Premier, Screen, Bombay Magazine, Independent, Sunday Observer, Gentleman, Deccan Herald, Illustrated Weekly. Wrote for the New York based Film Comment, International Film Guide and the BFI website. Have served on international juries in different film festivals. Based in Mumbai, India.
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